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Re: [PATCH 1/1] Fix yesexpr in en_DK locale


>>    diff --git a/localedata/locales/en_DK b/localedata/locales/en_DK
>>    index 351c84b..2087786 100644
>>    --- a/localedata/locales/en_DK
>>    +++ b/localedata/locales/en_DK
>>    @@ -128,10 +128,7 @@ first_weekday 2
>>     END LC_TIME
>>    -yesexpr "^[+1JjsSyYoO]"
>>    -noexpr  "^[-0nN]"
>>    -yesstr  "yes"
>>    -nostr   "no"
>>    +copy "en_US"
>>     LC_PAPER
>>Hm, first I thought that this might be a similar case to en_CA which has:
>>    % Accept both English "Yes" and French "Oui" as Canada is bilingual.
>>    yesexpr "^[+1yYoO]"
>>    % Accept both Engish "No" and French "Non" as Canada is bilingual.
>>    noexpr  "^[-0nN]"
>>    % yes - Display only the English "yes". While Canada is bilingual it would be
>>    %       difficult to display two words e.g. yes|oui, where one word is expected.
>>    %       Thus given that the majority of the population is Anglophone we use only
>>    %       the English word for yesstr.
>>    yesstr  "yes"
>>    % no - Display only the English "no". See the rationale for yesstr.
>>    nostr   "no"
>>But in Danish, "yes" would be "ja" and "no" would be "nej".
>>    yesexpr "^[+1jJyY]"
>>might make sense, but I have no idea where "sSoO" could come
>>from. Apparently not from Faroese or Greenlandic either (These are
>>recognized minority languages in Denmark).
>>Checking with git blame shows me that en_DK always had these yesexpr and
>>So this seems to me just a mistake and “copy "en_US"” is probably OK.
> sS is in Spanish "si"
> yY is in English "yes"

Yes, and  oO could come from French. But why Spanish and French
in the yesexpr of en_DK>

> I believe my changes are ok

Yes,I think so, I could not find any reasons for this in the git log
either, so I think it is just a mistake.

Mike FABIAN <>

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